No Pooping and No Garbage Cans (Taiwan)

No Pooping and No Garbage Cans (Taiwan)

After five relatively expensive days in Hong Kong, we flew east to Taipei. Another flight made! My initial thought upon landing was ‘Wow! This place is so green and mountainous!’ Even in the heart of Taipei, there were parks and green space everywhere. As with Hong...

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Hong Kong: My Mental Breakdown

Hong Kong: My Mental Breakdown

Anthony had told me that he was notorious for missing flights especially when he goes out the night before. So the evening before our flight, I had told him our driver would pick us up at 5:30 in the morning and to enjoy his last night out with his boys. 5:00am rolled...

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Annapurna Circuit Trek Last Minute Preparations

Annapurna Circuit Trek Last Minute Preparations

All of Thursday was spent making our way to Nepal. Our flight from Phnom Penh to Kuala Lumpur was uneventful. Our flight from KL to Kathmandu was a different story. The Nepalise men were very confused during the boarding process. They didn’t understand their ticket...

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OMG! I Lost My Laptop in The Airport

OMG! I Lost My Laptop in The Airport

After a glorious month in the Philippines, I headed to the Cebu airport at 5am to catch my flight to Kuala Lumpur. The day went all downhill from there. When I got to the ticket counter, the agent asked how long I was planning on staying in Malaysia. “I’m not sure...

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My CHAOTIC Border Crossing into Cambodia

My CHAOTIC Border Crossing into Cambodia

Flynn and I were up bright and early as we had to be out of our Bangkok hotel by 5:30am to catch our bus to Siem Reap, Cambodia. After my varying experiences of long-haul bus trips in Malaysia, I had prepared myself for the worst. Our bus ticket said it would take 12...

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First Time in Tokyo Japan

First Time in Tokyo Japan

On Saturday afternoon, we flew to Tokyo, Japan, which was our fifth country in five months. Today, I got an early start and explored all over Tokyo. I started in Shinjuku, which is where our AirBNB was. My first stop was the famous Shibuya Crossing, which has sees...

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Epic Solo Trip To Boracay Philippines

Epic Solo Trip To Boracay Philippines

I flew with Air Asia from Seoul to Manila and wow, they really take to heart the word Asia in their name. The seats were tiny and had practically no leg room. When MY knees only have an inch and a half to the seat in front of me, you know it's cramped! Oh no... Adam...

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Touring the DMZ and a Poop Museum

Touring the DMZ and a Poop Museum

Life in hostels has been quite the experience. When I arrived at my first hostel, the reception desk was closed as it was 11pm. They kindly left my name on the outside door and written, clear as day, where my key was hidden. Quite the security they have here.  I had...

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Farewell Melbourne, G’Day Sydney!

Farewell Melbourne, G’Day Sydney!

The parents took a mini vacation to Cairns to scuba dive The Great Barrier Reef this week which left me to tend to the kids 24/7 in Melbourne Monday-Thursday. Monday-Wednesday were easy peasy! Both kids went to bed between 8:30-9:30pm and didn’t wake up until 8:30 or...

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